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While the Sun Is Above Us.

Author: Melanie Schnell
Publisher: Calgary : Freehand Books, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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While The Sun Is Above Us takes readers deep into the extraordinary world of Sudan through the intertwined narratives of two women. In the midst of a bloody civil war, Adut is brutally captured and held as a slave for eight years. Sandra, fleeing her life in Canada, travels to South Sudan as an aid worker but soon finds herself unwittingly embroiled in a violent local conflict. When chance brings Adut and Sandra  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Alberta author
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Schnell, Melanie.
While the Sun Is Above Us.
Calgary : Freehand Books, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Melanie Schnell
ISBN: 9781770483156 1770483152
OCLC Number: 982022713
Description: 1 online resource (242 pages)
Contents: Front Cover; Back Cover; Half Title Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Map; Epigraph; While The Sun Is Above Us; Acknowledgements; Author Biography.
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It is too difficult to release this war from our blood, when it long ago shaped who we are, how we live, how we move, how we breathe. Blood has filled this earth up; it has made God angry. We must be  Read more...

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"An urgent and powerful story about two women speaking to each other across every imaginable divide. This is a story that needed to be told!" - Buffy Cram, author of Radio Belly "An urgent and Read more...

 
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